Category: Amish




Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Gift by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Gift by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted November 14, 2017 / 7 Comments

New York Times Bestselling Author Shelley Shepard Gray gifts us with a special Christmas story about love and blessings in this next book in her Amish of Hart County series. The Schwartz family is happy to be spending Christmas on their new farm in Hart County. But when Susanna Schwartz […]



Book Review: Gathering the Threads by Cindy Woodsmall

Book Review: Gathering the Threads by Cindy Woodsmall

Posted October 13, 2017 / 13 Comments

Finally back in the Old Order Amish world she loves, will Ariana’s new perspectives draw her family closer together—or completely rip them apart? After months away in the Englisch world, Ariana Brenneman is overjoyed to be in the Old Order Amish home where she was raised. Yet her excitement is […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Home All Along by Beth Wiseman

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Home All Along by Beth Wiseman

Posted October 9, 2017 / 15 Comments

Charlotte has made a home for herself in Amish Country with Daniel. But unforeseen events rock their fragile world and may move them even further away from the life they long for. Charlotte, an Englisher, is living in Amish Country, and she has formed strong and lasting bonds with the […]


Author Interview: Cindy Woodsmall & Gathering the Threads

Author Interview: Cindy Woodsmall & Gathering the Threads

Posted October 4, 2017 / 4 Comments

As part of the Litfuse Blog Tour for Gathering the Threads, I am honored to welcome author Cindy Woodsmall to the blog today! Cindy Woodsmall is the “New York Times” and CBA best-selling author of nineteen works of fiction and non-fiction with more than a million copies sold. Her connection […]


First Line Friday (week 72): Plain Retribution

First Line Friday (week 72): Plain Retribution

Posted August 25, 2017 / 22 Comments

Happy Friday! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. The book I’m featuring today is Plain Retribution by Dana R. Lynn And the first line is: “She hated this time of night.” Let me know your first […]




New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2017 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2017 Amish Fiction

Posted August 10, 2017 / 7 Comments

Today we’re going to continue our peek at some of the Fall 2017 releases I’m looking forward to by glancing at AMISH FICTION new releases from September thru December. Here’s the breakdown for the week’s posts: Monday – Contemporary Fiction Tuesday – Fantasy/YA Wednesday – Historical Fiction Today – Amish […]


Meet Mark Fisher from Shelley Shepard Gray’s HIS GUILT

Meet Mark Fisher from Shelley Shepard Gray’s HIS GUILT

Posted July 25, 2017 / 6 Comments

  Shelley Shepard Gray joins us today to talk about the hero of her new novel, His Guilt. (You can read my review here) First, let’s look at the book itself! New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray delivers the next novel in her Amish of Hart […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Guilt by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): His Guilt by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted July 17, 2017 / 19 Comments

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray delivers the next novel in her Amish of Hart County series—a suspenseful tale of an Amish man who will risk all to protect the woman he loves. Mark Fisher has returned home to Hart County, determined to put the […]


First Line Friday (week 66): Gladden the Heart

First Line Friday (week 66): Gladden the Heart

Posted July 14, 2017 / 25 Comments

Seriously. Is it Fall yet? I’m so over Summer and its humidity. But I digress. It’s Friday! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. The book I’m featuring today is Gladden the Heart by Olivia Newport And […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Gladden the Heart by Olivia Newport

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Gladden the Heart by Olivia Newport

Posted July 7, 2017 / 16 Comments

“When you have experienced the Holy Ghost as I have, you would see that it is difficult to turn back.” When the lively fervor of nineteenth century revivalism endangers the staid customs of the Amish community in the lush but rugged Kishacoquillas Valley of central Pennsylvania in 1847, the Amish […]


Book Review: Naomi’s Hope by Jan Drexler

Book Review: Naomi’s Hope by Jan Drexler

Posted July 5, 2017 / 6 Comments

Despite growing pains in her 1846 Amish community in Indiana, Naomi Schrock has settled into a comfortable life in her parents’ home with her adopted son, Davey. Surrounded by family and friends, she tries not to think about the fact that she’s not at the top of any man’s list […]


Author Interview: Patricia Davids

Author Interview: Patricia Davids

Posted June 26, 2017 / 2 Comments

I am so honored to welcome Patricia Davids to the blog today! I’m a longtime fan of her books, and I confess to stalking the internet on more than one occasion to see when her next one is coming out 😉 PATRICIA DAVIDS is a USA Today Bestselling author who […]